Innovation can be learned!

The HPI Academy is the most high-profile provider of training in the field of innovation and trailblazer of a new, corporate working culture. It is a Hasso Plattner Institute spin-off that offers high quality Design Thinking education for professionals as well as C-Level IT Consulting.

Tailored to the individual goals of your background, your team and your company, the HPI Academy designs individual learning formats that offer you the latest in IT-trends, business innovation and Design Thinking.

Our services

Design Thinking

Design Thinking is a structured approach to innovation that leverages multidisciplinary teams, flexible environments and a creative process in order to come up with user focused products, services or experiences. The HPI Academy supports you to become sustainably innovative using Design Thinking.

  • Formats for individuals: Open Courses for beginners and advanced learners and our Professional Track for participants bringing their own project
  • Formates for organizations: individual methodical or strategic workshops, project coaching and support in implementing a new working culture


IT Consulting

Today’s fast changing business environment and technology make the right IT strategy essential for the sustainable success of your company. The HPI Academy supports decision makers by providing the skills and expertise of the HPI - concerning IT strategy or learning formats with MOOCs.

  • C-Level IT Consulting
  • MOOC Consulting